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    No title - Remaking furs.

    Location of events unknown.

    M/S of a big pile of fur coats. M/S of a salon, Mr A. G. Grubert (?) walks up and examines an old ermine wrap which a lady has brought in for rejuvenation. An assistant shows her some new styles and she chooses one. M/S of a machine beating the old coat, then the fur is blown and combed. A man dips a feather in dye and starts to give it a new shade. It is then brushed and sprayed a different colour.

    Various shots of a man spraying white fox furs with dark stripes and hanging them up in rows. Various shots showing a man examining the coat which has had all the bad parts removed. The missing sections are matched with similar new sections. Someone matches new sections of Indian lamb to another coat. Various shots of machinists sewing them together. M/S as the original lady is given her coat back, it is now a more up to date style and colour. M/S as she models it in front of a mirror.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    43291
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1306.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:12:00 / 01:22:17:00
    Canister:
    NSP 271
    Sort Number:
    NSP 271
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    HOMEMADE MISC.
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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